GOING WRONG Author:Ruth Rendell TILL DEATH DO US JOIN...Ever since they ran with the same London teenage gang Guy Curran has loved Leonora Chisholm passionately. He was a slum kid, and her parents lived in tasteful Kensington; she went to university while he made his jet-set fortune dealing drugs and sentimental, mass-produced art--but he's always been good enough for her, and... more » once they were lovers. Of course she'll marry him in the end--he's been calling her every day for years and buying her lunch every Saturday. Then Leonora tells him she's engaged to some pasty-faced intellectual. But Guy knows she's being brainwashed by her family and friends--from her snobbish brother and her mother with pointy silver fingernails to her so-superior feminist roommate. Leonora and he belong together...If he can't have her, he'll die--or someone else will.« less
One straaange book! Guy Curran is the epitomy of a man with an obsession and Leonora Chisholm is the object. Once they were teenage sweethearts, before Guy became a wealthy drug dealer. He just can't get it through his head that they are no longer the sweethearts they once were.
Ruth Rendell is always great and this one is no exception. Guy Curran is obsessed with Leonora. They used to be teenage sweethearts, but she has rejected his drug-dealing lifestyle and plans to marry another. Guy is convinced someone in her family is turning Leonora against him. If he can just find out who and get rid of that person.